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Play Hard Give Back and Ashley Maxfield

Written by: Chelsea Marie Hill Play Hard Give Back (PHGB) and SheJumps – A series of interviews with professional female athletes giving back to aspirational women around the world… Big Mountain skier, Ashley Maxfield, is both an athlete and artist who has overcome more than just tricky trails. Through competitive skiing, Maxfield has experienced some… Read more »

Getting Off To A Good Start – Preparing For Your First Ski Trip

Written by: Sally James Few people are in any doubt that skiing is an excellent way to spend a vacation. The apres ski alone makes it worthwhile, but there are also a multitude of health benefits. It’s been pointed out that skiers can burn “3,000 calories during six hours of skiing,” meaning that you can enjoy some post-slopes… Read more »

2016 SheJumps Alpine Finishing School

The Alpine Finishing School is an all-women’s ski & splitboard mountaineering course taught by Kate Devine, a 28 year old ACMG guide and Diny Harrison, the first North American female to be certified as an IFMGA guide. The 2016 Alpine Finishing School will be offered with two different dates: April 16-23 and April 30-May 7…. Read more »

Play Hard Give Back and Kristin McGrath

Written by: Chelsea Marie Hill Play Hard Give Back (PHGB) and SheJumps – A series of interviews with professional female athletes giving back to aspirational women around the world… Courageousness, crashes, confidence…not only wheels come full circle for Cyclists like Kristin McGrath. After a monumental crash, she found racing as a way of healing her… Read more »

Letter from the Executive Director

A letter from our Executive Director and SheJumps co-founder, Claire Smallwood, regarding the recent changes in our organization. (Claire Smallwood on Villarrica Volcano in Chile – Photo by Brennan Metzler) The summer of 2015 marked a pivotal turn in the operations of SheJumps, and we wanted to take a moment to keep you, our loyal… Read more »

Play Hard Give Back & Starla Teddergreen

Written by: Chelsea Marie Hill Play Hard Give Back (PHGB) and SheJumps – A series of interviews with professional female athletes giving back to aspirational women around the world… Play Hard Give Back (PHGB) is a movement that unites athletes with advocacy. This organization has developed nutritional products, recruited professional athletes, and partnered with nonprofit… Read more »

Join Team SheJumps!

Passionate. Adventurous. Unique and Motivated. Just a few characteristics of SheJumpers. Maybe you wouldn’t describe yourself this way…but we know this is you. And we have just the opportunities for you to foster these qualities in yourself and others as part of the SheJumps team. This is your chance to get involved with the life… Read more »

Lynsey to Speak at 2015 Girls for a Change Conference

Join Allthrive.org for the one day girls conference like no other on October 17th! They are partnering with MSU Fridays this year to create a weekend full of incredible experiences in Bozeman. If you are a junior or senior you can come to town on Friday, tour MSU campus and come to the Girls for a Change conference on… Read more »

A Semester In New Zealand…and Bombyx

Written by: Alex Freericks, Rockies Regional Coordinator In Spring 2015 I decided to register for a semester abroad in New Zealand. I had been debating it for a few years and finally decided to pull the trigger and commit. I chose to go to New Zealand because it is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise. And now… Read more »

Introducing the SheJumps Team…

We’re pulling back the veil on who puts in the work, both at the events & behind the scenes, to make SheJumps run. This group of SheJumpers (and one HeJumper) is dedicated to the mission of increasing female participation in outdoor activities, so much so, that they’ve decided to make it a part of their… Read more »